Taxon: Licania rigida Benth.

 
Genus: Licania
Family: Chrysobalanaceae
Nomen number: 22044
Place of publication: J. Bot. (Hooker) 2:220. 1840
Name Verified on: 02-Feb-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 02-Feb-2006
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 5 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: lipids (used as a substitute for tung lipids in paint fide F Neotrop)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil - Bahia, - Ceara, - Minas Gerais, - Paraiba, - Piaui, - Rio Grande do Norte, - Sao Paulo

  • Cultivated:

    • :
  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info) (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Duke, J. A. Handbook of Nuts. CRC Press. 1989 (Handb Nuts)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  • Prance, G. T. 1972. Chrysobalanaceae Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 9:85-86.
  • Prance, G. T. & C. A. Sothers 2003. Chrysobalanaceae 1, Chrysobananus to Parinari (Species Plant) 9:90-91.
  • Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)

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